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What is 2 57/22 as a decimal?

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Solution: 2 57/22 as a decimal is 4.59MethodsFirst step – Making the fraction improper:The first step to changing 2 57/22 into a decimal is to change it to an improper fraction. To do that, we need to multiply 2 by 22 and add its product to 57 in the numerator to get: 101/22. Now we will attempt to convert 101/22 to a decimal using the following method. Explanation using the division method:A fraction is written in terms of two parts: the number on top is called the numerator and the number on the bottom is called the denominator. We can use the division method to solve this question. To get a decimal, simply divide the numerator 101 by the denominator 22:101 (numerator) Γ· 22 (denominator) = 4.59As a result, you get 4.59 as your answer when you convert 2 57/22 (or 101/22) to a decimal.Convert some more fractions to decimals!Practice some more problems on converting fractions to decimals:What is 3 10/45 as a decimal?What is 2 91/29 as a decimal?What is 2 48/26 as a decimal?What is 2 65/30 as a decimal?